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Post-COVID-19: how the pandemic is re-shaping food retail tends in North America
We review the impact of COVID-19 on the five key trends which were set to shape the North American food retail market in 2020 and beyond.
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Asia retail outlook 2022
We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Asia in 2022.
Online trends 2022
For 2022 and beyond, we summarise the key trends for eCommerce and the online channel.
Global retail trends 2022
We highlight five key trends that we expect to shape the global retail market over the next 12 months and beyond.
The UK convenience market 2021 - sector performance in the second pandemic year
Drawing on the IGD Convenience Retailing Survey 2021 we put the numbers on sector performance in the first half of the year and share our projections for the full-year out-turn plus our five-year forecast to 2026.
Walmart: the view from the top
Walmart's president and CEO, Doug McMillon, shares his perspectives on current trading, business priorities and the retailer's evolution. We look at 10 key issues, what they mean for your business and the implications as you plan ahead.
North America retail outlook 2021: performance to date
We look at how the market has been performing and assess whether the trends we highlighted at the start of the year remain relevant in the USA and Canada. The report also details the sales performance of the leading retailers as they come up against last year's surge in demand.
Meal deals: how are they evolving?
With 42% of food-to-go shoppers completing lunch deal missions we look at what matters to these shoppers. We showcase examples from retail and food service catering to different needs and identify potential opportunities for pricing, mission targeting and range development.
The fallout from COVID-19: what has shifted in global retail and what will be the pandemic’s legacies?
Over a year since most of the world started to experience the initial impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, a clearer picture has emerged of how global retail will be changed over the medium term. In this report we outline how the retail industry will continue to adapt in 2021 and 2022 and place some markers in the ground on COVID-19’s retail legacies.
What’s on the mind of industry executives: key themes, H1 2021
Discover the issues and themes that companies are focusing on to improve business performance and the key reports industry leaders have been drawing on in 2021.
How COVID-19 changed global food retail markets
Most global food retail markets experienced accelerated growth during 2020 as consumer spending on food shifted from out-of-home to at-home. In this report we look at the impact on growth across major markets in 2020 and the prospects through to 2022.
Latin America retail outlook 2021
We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Latin America in 2021.
Asia retail outlook 2021
We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Asia in 2021.
Western Europe outlook 2021
We consider the five key trends set to shape grocery retail in Western Europe in 2021. We're seeing retailers double down on their drive for value, while digitalisation continues to make the customer experience more convenient and efficient. Ecommerce has accelerated, with online no longer being a small part of many businesses. Meanwhile, retailers are innovating with formats and ranges to stay relevant in a changing world, while sustainability remains at the heart of retailer strategies.
Global retail trends 2021
Within this report we highlight five key trends that we expect to shape the global retail market over the next 12 months and beyond. Each trend is brought to life by using case studies that progressive retailers have already implemented, and we use these examples along with our in-depth retailer, regional and shopper knowledge to predict what we think will be key strategic priorities for retailers in 2021.
Perennials – Shoppers aged 50-64: opportunities for growth
We present findings from our exclusive global research on the interesting and increasingly valuable group of shoppers aged 50-64.
COVID-19: second wave = second thoughts?
Six months ago we shared a series of hypotheses focused around how retail, society and shoppers could be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. With many countries continuing to feel its impacts, we have revisited our expectations and outlook for the next six months.
COVID-19: how the pandemic is re-shaping retail trends in Asia
We review the impact of COVID-19 on the five trends which we identified at the start of the year to shape the future of food and consumer goods retailer in Asia in 2020 and beyond.
COVID-19: how the pandemic is re-shaping retail trends in Western Europe
We review the impact of COVID-19 on the five key trends which were set to shape the Western European food retail market in 2020 and beyond.
Middle East retail outlook 2020
We look at the latest trends set to shape the grocery market in the region over the next 12 months.
Australia retail outlook 2020
Get up to speed on all of the latest retailer results, insight into what is driving growth and IGD's five big trends to watch in Australia in 2020.
Africa retail outlook 2020
Understand the trends we expect to see in Africa, from retailers putting a stronger focus on ROI, to providing value and digitising operations, amongst others, that will shape grocery retailing in 2020.
North America retail outlook 2020
We review the five key trends set to shape the North American food retail market over the next 12 months and beyond.
Central and Eastern Europe retail outlook 2020
Grocery sales in the CEE are expected to grow by 3.6% between 2019 and 2024. Retailers are driving this growth by revising how they run their business. Some, like Kaufland across Europe, are evolving their stores and product range to cover more shopper missions and attract more shoppers. While others, like Russia’s Pyaterochka, are investing in digital retail solutions to drive efficiency.
Western Europe outlook 2020
We look at five key trends set to shape the Western Europe in 2020. Retailers are continuing to invest in private labels, health, wellness and lifestyle choices. At the same time, retailers are focusing on evolving existing strategies and creating innovative store formats.
Asia retail outlook 2020
Get up to speed on all of the latest retailer results, the insight into what is driving growth and IGD's five big trends to watch in Asia in 2020.